Pictures the struggle between the aspirations of the colonists for self-government and the need for a strong central government. Describes the creation of the first legislative body in the New World. Reveals the role of tobacco in the colony's economy. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information Topics: jamestown, colony, american history
Discusses the development of modern aviation and space flight by considering the achievements of the people and machines involved in the major advancements of these fields. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, aviation, history
byLearning Corporation of America.; Coronet/MTI Film and Video.
Shows the assembling, painting, and selling of a red bicycle in Nairobi. Follows the bike to its new home in a nearby village to explain economic life in Africa. Topics: Africa -- Economic conditions, Economic history, Africa.
byNational Broadcasting Company.; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc.; Films Incorporated.
Combines historic film clips, an analysis of the facts behind the decision to drop the atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima, and personal interviews with the men who helped make the decision in an attempt to answer questions about how and why the decision was made. Topics: Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945, Hiroshima -- Bombardment, 1945, Japan --...
Presents Professor Merrell Gage, retired head of the Department of Sculpture at the University of Southern California, describing the life and career of Abraham Lincoln as he sculpts a lifelike bust of the 16th President, making physical changes in the subject's hair, beard and expression to correspond to events in Lincoln's life. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: presidential history, Art with a capital A